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Jake Smolinski went 1-for-3 (a triple) with one run scored and two runs batted in as Oakland loses to Texas by the score of 8-6 on Tuesday,
Smolinski had a nice game for Oakland, but performances like this from him aren't the norm. He simply isn't an option to go with in any fantasy league right now.
Jake Smolinski's single to center field drove in Delino DeShields with the game-tying run in the eighth inning tonight. The Rangers plated another run in the top of the ninth to defeat the Astros 2-1.
Like all the Rangers, Smolinski has been struggling at the plate this year, but he was able to get enough of the ball to drive it into center for his fifth RBI of the year.
Jake Smolinski hit a two-run home run to highlight a seven run third inning for the Texas Rangers today. Smolinski took James Paxton over the left-center field fence for his first round-tripper of the season.
It was nice to see the Rangers offense wake up today, including Smolinski's 2-for-4 afternoon. The worst hitting team in the league was able to pound out 13 hits on the day, but unfortunately, the pitching staff allowed 17 to the Mariners and blew a late five run lead.
Jake Smolinski got the start in right field today and tallied his first double of the season in the Rangers 10-2 loss to the Angels.
Smolinski was the favorite to take over an outfield position when Ryan Rua went down with an injury, but instead, it's been Carlos Perguero who has seen most of the action. Smolinski is hitting just .077 on the season.